Gallery: 109km of memories

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  1. Thousands of cyclists set off from the starting line at the Civic Centre. Many found themselves blown back by a strong south-easter that swept though the opening stages of the route. Picture: Ian Landsberg/Cape Argus
  2. Mens winner Nolan Hoffman crosses the finish line in the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Momentum Cycle Tour on Sunday. Picture: Leon Lestrade
  3. Women's winner Cherise Stander is flanked by Anriette Schoeman, left, and An-Li Kachehoffer on the podium. Picture: Robin Clark/Cape Argus
  4. As riders sprint to the finish, a collision causes two of them to take a tumble. Picture: Leon Lestrade/Cape Argus
  5. Race officials rush to help a cyclist after a collision near the finish line. Picture: Leon Lestrade/Cape Argus
  6. An injured cyclist limps over the finish line with the help of race officials. Picture: Leon Lestrade/Cape Argus
  7. Dressed in tutus, wearing fairy wings and tinsel crowns  this was just one of the many costumes on show as cyclists pedalled along Nelson Mandela Boulevard. Picture: Jason Boud/Cape Argus
  8. Climbing the hills was nothing for this pair of dreadlocked riders on a tandem bike who were always looking for new heights. Picture: Willem Law/Cape Argus
  9. Dressed in party pink, a cyclist climbs Edinburgh Drive. Picture: Jason Boud/Cape Argus
  10. Moo-ving quickly along Nelson Mandela Boulevard, this cyclist chose a dairy-ing costume for his race. Picture: Jason Boud/Cape Argus
  11. It was an early start for these bananas who rode the race in their pyjamas. Picture: Jason Boud/Cape Argus
  12. Hand cyclist champion Ernst van Dyk crosses the finish line in Green Point. Picture: Robin Clark/Cape Argus
  13. This hand cyclist gets close to the road. Picture: Jason Boud/Cape Argus
  14. The elite riders take the fight to Glencairn. Picture: Leon Lestrade/Cape Argus
  15. Cyclists struggle up Chapman's Peak in the face of howling winds. Picture: Willem Law/Cape Argus
 

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